Thursday, 20 November 2014

Winter Wonderland Plaque

 

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Morning crafty peeps,
I had this oval shaped MDF plaque and decided that the
would fit nicely centralised on it.


 through their The Clearing Stencil. Once dried I glued this onto the plaque.
I had the idea to use scrunched up tissue paper around the edges for texture,
 interest and a frosty feel.
So I tore up pieces of tissue, the gift wrapping kind, scrunched up the pieces and glued around the centre picture until the rest of the plaque surface was covered.


I used a green Distress Ink and a little blue colour with 
Cut and Dry Foam to add colour to the tissue.Next I added cream Mulberry Roses 
 blended with distress ink again and glued into position.
A small amount of Crushed Glass Glitter and some sparkly threads
 for hanging and the project was finished.


Sparkle Medium Golden Pine  The Clearing  Leafy Shadows  Spatula  
Tim Holtz Distress Ink - Mini Set 2  Cut-n-Dry Foam  Mulberry Flowers - Spearmint Medium  Cosmic Shimmer Dries Clear Glue 125ml
Thanks so much for looking today, crafty hugs xKx

18 comments:

  1. fabulous work as always Karen x

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  2. This is stunning! I love the beautiful design with gorgeous colours and wonderful textures. The sparkle looks gorgoeus.
    Sue xx

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  3. Lovely make Karen xxxxlove the sparkle medium great stuff to use xxx

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  4. What a wonderful Christmas gift this would make Karen. A lovely piece of work. x Gill x

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  5. The textured frame looks lovely around the scene you've created. x

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  6. Very pretty and original :-)

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  7. Beautiful creation...that stencil is so lovely and so are your colour choices.

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  8. Love the shabby chic feel of this project and the sparkle of course! I have been looking at glass glitter, mica flakes and similar products with envy but I'm not sure how to use them to get a good effect.

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  9. Beautiful project, love it all.xx

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  10. So pretty Karen, love the sparkle, and the way you have used the tissue paper. Hope you are well.
    Hugs Jennifer xx

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  11. Edwina
    Looks lovely Karen as always. Loving the colours makes it look so vintage. :)xxx

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  12. Beautiful Karen as always. Love the colours makes it look so vintage. :-) xxx

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  13. Superb work Karen. Love all the texture and sparkle. Xxx

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  14. Wow this is beautiful. Love the stencil you have used and the tissue round the edge is very effective.
    Mags
    x

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  15. This will make a great xmas decoration.

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